Areas of Study


Jackson State University

Graduate Degree Programs

JSU Graduate Programs

College of Business:

Accounting, M.P.A.

Business Administration, M.B.A., Ph.D.


College of Education and Human Development:

Clinical Mental Health, M.S.

Early Childhood, M.S.Ed., Ed.D.

Education, Ed.S. (*See concentrations listed below.)

Educational Administration, Ph.D.

Educational Administration and Supervision, M.S., *Ed.S.

Elementary Education, M.S.Ed.

Health, Physical Education and Recreation, M.S.Ed.

Psychometry, *Ed.S.

Reading Education, M.S.Ed.

Rehabilitation Counseling, M.S.

School Counseling, M.S.Ed., *Ed.S.

Special Education, M.S.Ed., *Ed.S.

Sport Science, M.S.

Teaching, M.A.T.

Urban Higher Education, Ph.D.

College of Health Sciences:

Communicative Disorders, M.S.

Public Health, M.P.H., Dr.P.H.

Social Work, M.S.W., Ph.D.

Certificate Program(s):



College of Liberal Arts:

Clinical Psychology, Ph.D.

Criminology & Justice Services, M.A.

English, M.A.

History, M.A.

Journalism & Media Studies (Mass Communications), M.S.

Music Education, M.M.Ed.

Public Administration, Ph.D.

Public Policy and Administration, M.P.P.A.

Sociology, M.A.

Certificate Program(s):

Disaster Preparedness & Community Resilience among Vulnerable Populations

College of Science, Engineering, and Technology:

Biology, M.S.

Chemistry, M.S., Ph.D.

Computational & Data Enabled Science & Engineering, Ph.D.

Computer Science, M.S.

Data Enabled Science & Engineering, M.S.

Engineering, M.S., Ph.D.

Environmental Science, Ph.D.

Hazardous Materials Management, M.S

Mathematics, M.S.

Technology Education, M.S.Ed.

Urban and Regional Planning, M.A., Ph.D.

Degrees Offered:

M.A., Master of Arts

M.A.T., Master of Arts in Teaching

M.B.A., Master of Business Administration

M.P.P.A., Master of Public Policy & Administration

M.P.A., Master of Public Accountancy

M.P.H., Master of Public Health

M.S., Master of Science

M.S.Ed., Master of Science in Education

Ed.S., Specialist in Education

Ed.D., Doctor of Education

Dr.PH, Doctor of Public Health

Ph.D., Doctor of Philosophy

Graduate Certificates